Releasing Your Child

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What College Students Want Parents to Know

The college years can be a tricky transition not just for students, but for their parents as well.

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7 Ways to Know if Your Kids Will Choose Church in College

You’ve detected trends that are leading your kids away from church in college. But, let’s be honest. Kids do what they like. Why can’t that be church?

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Is Straight-to-College the Best Path for High School Seniors?

Changes in educational costs and in the job market should prompt teens and their parents to consider some great alternatives to college.

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Lessons From the College Admissions Scandal

These parents wanted the best for their children. But is any college worth what those families are facing now?

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Questions Every Parent Should Ask Their Kids as They Consider College and Career

In order for your teenagers to be able to make adult-level decisions, they need guidance. You can help them by asking good questions.

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Navigating the College Maze

Editor’s Note: John Bryson and Robert Lewis are co-creators of College Ready™, an innovative video-guided experience for high school juniors and seniors. John and Robert were interviewed on FamilyLife Today by radio host Dennis Rainey, and his co-host, Bob Lepine. The following was adapted from this interview: Robert: College is one of life’s most defining moments. It […]

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Advice to My Graduating Senior

The greatest commandments are to love God and love others, but what does this look like for a college student?

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Sweet 16

A creative way to celebrate this milestone.

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Crafting God’s Arrows

A biblical battle plan for parenting.

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Cutting the Apron Strings

When our children get married, we must let them grow independently of us, no matter how much it hurts.

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Releasing Your Arrows

At some point, all parents need to release their children and trust in God’s plan for their lives, no matter where that plan takes them.

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